Human Physiology


  • BSc Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • BSc Sport, Physical Education and Coaching Science


Year One

In this module you will learn about the fundamental principles of physiological function and this knowledge will underpin your subsequent study of sport, exercise and health. You will gain a good understanding of the respiratory, cardiovascular, neuro-muscular, autonomic and central nervous systems focusing on the areas that are particularly relevant to exercise.


Lectures, practical classes, demonstrations


Regular class tests (3) and a final examination